Hammond Smokin’ Blues & BBQ
March 24 - March 25
The Smokin’ Hammond BBQ Challenge is a FREE festival. No tickets required. Downtown Hammond, LA
More Than 60 KCBS TEAMS from around the U.S. will compete against each other and local teams for more than $12,000 in Cash & Prizes.
This year’s event will also feature 60+ local teams competing in the Backyard Boogie and the Lamar Outdoor Advertising Chicken Little Contest, making this event the largest BBQ event in the State of Louisiana for the 14th year in a row.
The event also features local bands from around the region playing music on the Northshore Broadcasting stage both Friday night and Saturday. Come and enjoy world class BBQ and listen to local favorites.
The Smokin’ Hammond BBQ Challenge is a FREE event. No tickets required.
Make sure to visit the Backyard Boogie Contestant area for some delicious treats – Tip-2-Taste! All donations from Tip-2-Taste benefit local charities.
ADMISSION IS FREE!!!
Friday- March 24, 2017 – 4:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M
Saturday- March 25, 2017 – 9:00 A.M – 4:00 P.M.
So that the event is safe and fun for everyone, it is a must that you leave pets, skateboards, bicycles, radios, and rollerblades at home. Thank you for your cooperation!
Looking to try some delicious BBQ? You can – by participating as a judge in our Tip-2-Taste competition. Sample as many participating booths as you like and leave a tip at each booth. The team with the most tips is our winner!